The 2nd annual BTSCON was held virtually on October 23-25, 2023. The goal of this three-day virtual conference was to bring together a multidisciplinary group of researchers, funders, and stakeholders to discuss advancements, challenges, and future opportunities related to big team science.


Program

The 2023 BTSCON program consisted of amazing keynotes, hackathons, panels, and talks from BTS experts and contributors from around the world.

VIEW THE 2023 BTSCON PROGRAM



2023 Keynote Speakers


Madalina Vlasceanu, Ph.D.

Madalina Vlasceanu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Psychology, New York University, US; International Collaboration to Understand Climate Action

Global collaborations improve the impact of behavioral science: Examples from a manylabs megastudy to increase climate action


Marcus Munafo, Ph.D.

Marcus Munafo, Ph.D.

Professor of Biological Psychology and MRC Investigator, University of Bristol, UK; UK Reproducibility Project

Collaborative approaches to improving research culture and practice


Nokuthula Mchunu, Ph.D.

Nokuthula Mchunu, Ph.D.

Deputy Director, The National Research Foundation of South Africa

African Open Science Platform



2023 Invited Sessions


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Hackathon

ManyManys 1: Reversal Learning

Chairs: Nicolás Alessandroni, Concordia University, Canada & Laurent Prétôt, Pittsburg State University, US


symposium

Symposium

Open Innovation in Science (OIS): How open and collaborative practices in science influence scientific productivity and societal impact

Chair: Susanne Beck, Ludwig Boltzmann Gesellschaft Open Innovation in Science Center, Austria
Additional Presenters: Christoph Grimpe, Marion Poetz, Henry Sauermann



Panel

Open Science in Developing Countries

Chair: Hu Chuan-Peng, Nanjing Normal University, China
Additional Panelists: Alma Jeftic, Leonardo Seda, Samiul Hossain, Zhiqi Xu, Nikita Ghodke


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Talk

The Emotion Physiology and Experience Collaboration

Presenter: Bartek Perz, Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Poland



2023 BTSCON Organizers


Sponsor Organizations


ManyBabies
ManyDogs
ManyPrimates
PSA